Manila administers Sputnik V to medical frontliners

Credit to Author: Lea Devio| Date: Tue, 04 May 2021 06:02:45 +0000

THE City of Manila rolled out the first batch of Sputnik V vaccines to medical frontliners of six district and national government hospitals on Tuesday. Health Secretary Francisco Duque 3rd administered the Gamaleya Research Institute-manufactured jab to the first recipient, Walter Regonan, Senior Administrative 1 of the Sta. Ana Hospital. As of posting time, 70 […]

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PH expects 20M doses from Russia’s Gamaleya

Credit to Author: Keith Calayag| Date: Tue, 13 Apr 2021 16:20:22 +0000

The Philippine government expects the arrival this year of some 20 million doses of vaccines from Russia’s Gamaleya Research Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology, vaccine czar Carlito Galvez Jr. said on Tuesday. “Most likely, baka ngayong week po magkaroon kami ng pirmahan sa supply agreement. Ang ano po natin, ine-expect, they will supply 20 million […]

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EUA for Russia’s Sputnik V out soon – Galvez

Credit to Author: Keith Calayag| Date: Sun, 07 Mar 2021 04:24:32 +0000

The country’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is expected to issue an Emergency Use Authorization for the Gamaleya vaccine in one or two weeks, vaccine czar Carlito Galvez Jr. said on Sunday. “Yung sa Sputnik V, nasa advanced stage na po siya sa ating FDA clearance (The process for securing FDA clearance for Sputnik V […]

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50 countries start vaccination drives

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Fri, 01 Jan 2021 16:15:21 +0000

Around 50 countries have started vaccinating their people against Covid-19, barely a year after the first alert by China signaled the start of the pandemic. China, where the novel coronavirus first emerged, was also the first to start vaccinations over the summer, without waiting for a vaccine to be formally authorized but targeting the most […]

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Sputnik V trials to start next week

Credit to Author: Red Mendoza| Date: Fri, 21 Aug 2020 16:20:47 +0000

Clinical trials on the Sputnik V vaccine against the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) involving 40,000 volunteers start next week in Russia as development health authorities in the Philippines, which hopes to be one of the first beneficiaries of the serum, will be closely monitoring. Kirill Dmitriev, chief executive officer of the Russia Direct Investment Fund, […]

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